Nolan Ryan was born on January 31, 1947, in Refugio, Texas, a small town located just south of Victoria in the southern part of the state. Ryan was the youngest of six children born to Martha Lee (née Hancock; 1913–1990) and Lynn Nolan Ryan Sr. (1907–1970).
- 98.79% (first ballot)
Jan 31, 2011 · View Nolan Ryan's Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos). Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1968 season Agents: Dick Moss . Full Name: Lynn Nolan Ryan Nicknames: Ryan Express. View Player Info from the B-R Bullpen. View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject. More bio, uniform, draft, salary info
- 1.88 Meter
- January 31, 1947
- 77 kg
Nolan Ryan Stats, Fantasy & News. Year SO Rank; 1992: 157: 12th in AL: 1991: 203: 3rd in AL: 1990: 232: 1st in AL: 1989: 301: 1st in AL
Nolan Ryan pitching as a Houston Astro. - BL-1701-82 (National Baseball Hall of Fame Library) Pitcher Nolan Ryan collected his 3,000th career strikeout on July 4, 1980, with the Houston Astros. Ryan had become baseball's first "million dollar man" prior to the 1980 season when he signed a 4-year, $4.5 million contract with his hometown team.
Nolan Ryan is the all-time leader in no-hitters with seven, three more than any other pitcher. He is tied with Bob Feller for most one-hitters, with twelve. Ryan also pitched eighteen two-hitters. Nolan Ryan was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1999, in his first year of eligibility with 98.8% of the vote (491 out of 497 possible), six ...
- Lynn Nolan Ryan
- 01-31-1947 (Aquarius)
- Refugio, Texas
- The Ryan Express
Nolan Ryan, American professional right-handed baseball pitcher who in 1983 became the first pitcher to surpass Walter Johnson’s record of 3,508 career strikeouts, set in 1927. Ryan retired in 1993 at age 46 with 324 wins, 292 losses, and a record 5,714 strikeouts.
Apr 14, 2021 · Lynn Nolan Ryan Jr. was born on January 31, 1947, in Refugio, Texas, to Lynn Nolan Ryan Sr. and Martha Lee Hancock Ryan. Six weeks after their youngest child's birth, the family moved to Alvin ...